Adjunct Instructor, Philosophy

Southeast Community College
Nebraska, United States
Salary Not Specified
May 23, 2019
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details

Position Title Adjunct Instructor, Philosophy Department Humanities Location College Wide Job Category Faculty Job Type PT Posting Number 00951 Position End Date
General Description of Position

Under the general supervision of the Associate Dean and the Humanities Dept. Chair, the Adjunct Philosophy Instructor is responsible for instructing students in various philosophy courses, including Intro to Philosophy, Ethics, Logic and Critical Thinking, Comparative Religions, and so on. The instructor is responsible for creating course-content related materials, utilizing various teaching strategies – including Engaged Learning practices, monitoring and evaluating student progress, maintaining accurate student records using the required LMS grade book, communicating with students, etc. Teaching formats may include one or all of the following: face-to-face, hybrid, online and/or distance-learning.

Minimum Qualifications

1. Master’s Degree in Philosophy, or a related field (i.e. Religious Studies) with at least 18 graduate hours in Philosophy.
2. Teaching experience equivalent to at least 18 semester hours, or 6 courses/sections, at the secondary or post-secondary level that applies directly to area(s) of instructional responsibility.

Desired Qualifications

1. Experience teaching online and/or hybrid formats.
2. Experience using fiber or Life Size technology to teach classes remotely (i.e. distance learning).
3. Familiarity with Engaged Learning practices.
4. Graduate coursework directly related to courses that will be taught.



Open Date 05/23/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants

Thank you for your interest in the Adjunct Instructor position. At this time your application will remain in the open pool and if the College needs to hire additional adjuncts in the future due to a change in departmental needs, you may be contacted. This position is on an as needed basis.

Quick Link Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * SCC hires adjunct faculty for all of our campus locations, as well as online, off-site at area high schools for dual-credit, and at our area Learning Centers. Which locations are you applying for? Lincoln/ESQ, Milford, Beatrice, Off-Site/High Schools, Learning Centers, or Online.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Writing Sample
  4. Recommendation Letter
  5. Other Document